It definitely shows they have a strong interest in the technological side of things. She has come over from Google after working in a number of high profile positions at various companies. It's interesting to see them bring in someone from outside the company rather than promote from within. That seems to indicate they are interested in taking a fresh look at their company and the future of its brands.
It could mean a lot of things. MOTU is an awesome property, and can definitely find a home in the tech-toy world of today's market.